The annual three-day music festival returns to Barcelona, Spain for its 24th year from Thursday 15th through to Saturday 17th June 2017.
Announced acts include Justice, Nicolas Jaar, Moderat, Eric Prydz, De La Soul, Fat Freddy's Drop, Anderson .Paak, Arca, DJ Shadow, Soulwax, and many more.
For all of the details so far please see the line-up page.
There's also an 'opening night' concert on Wednesday 14 July at SonarHall opened exclusively for the occasion the night before the start of the festival, and which requires a separate ticket (costing 35 euro). This show will be a 4-hour DJ set by Bjork. Doors 7pm, start 8pm, ends at midnight.
Sónar By Day takes place over 4 stages (SonarVillage by Estrella Damm, SonarHall, SonarDôme and SonarComplex), all of which have increased capacities in their new locations in the Fira Montjuïc area in Plaça d'Espanya. Sónar by Day is near Sónar by Night in the Fira Gran Via area in L'Hospitalet de Llobregat, with a four-stage format, (SonarClub, SonarLab, SonarPub and SonarCar, located next to the bumper cars). With the festival's shuttle buses, the two sites are now only 10 minutes apart.
It usually starts around Midday and continues until around 10pm for each of the three days of the festival. This part of the festival features live bands, DJs, multimedia art, record/clothes stalls, demonstrations, a cinema, and other activities.
Sónar by Night takes place away from the centre of Barcelona, special coaches transport festival goers to the SonarPark housing four arenas showcasing DJs, VDJs and live entertainment.
Tickets are priced at 180 euros a ticket for Sonar By Day & Night.
Festival goers will need to find themselves accommodation whilst the festival is on as there is no camping facilities at the event.
More information will be here when available.
festival home page
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